Vindu; 4 Definition(s)

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Vindu means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vindu (विन्दु).—a.

1) Intelligent, wise.

2) Liberal.

-nduḥ A drop; see बिन्दु (bindu).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vindu (विन्दु).—n. of a mountain: Māy 254.1.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Vindu (विन्दु).—mfn. (-nduḥ-nduḥ-ndu) 1. Intelligent, knowing. 2. Liberal, munificent. m.

(-nduḥ) 1. A drop of water or any liquid. 2. A spot, a dot, a mark. 3. The bite or mark of a tooth. 4. The part of the forehead between the eye-brows. 5. A mark or spot of coloured paint on an elephant’s face or trunk. 6. The dot over a letter representing the nasal termination. 7. A secondary but connecting incident in a drama. E. vida to know, to be, to be a part of, Unadi aff. u, and the nasal augment.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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Vindurekhaka (विन्दुरेखक).—m. (-kaḥ) A kind of bird. E. vindu a spot, rekhā a line, aff. kan .
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Jalavindu (जलविन्दु).—f. (-nduḥ) A drop of water. E. jala, and vindu a drop.
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Pakṣavindu (पक्षविन्दु).—m. (-nduḥ) A heron. E. pakṣa a feather, and vindu a spot.
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